A team from the agency that accredits Gwinnett County Public Schools will begin a special review to look into numerous complaints, primarily about the county's Board of Education, this weekend.
Taelynn Walton, a McClure Health Science High School graduate, was honored recently for her outstanding leadership as president of the Key Club at her school.
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has awarded six Gwinnett County Public Schools seniors 2021 National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities.
Philip Peavy, a computer science teacher at Paul Duke STEM High School, is a 2021 National NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Educator Award recipient.
PCOM Georgia held its commencement May 27 at Ameris Bank Amphitheatre in Alpharetta, graduating 246 physicians, pharmacists and physical.
The new building is part of a growing computer sciences-related program at Gwinnett Tech, which is set to add a driver-less and connected vehicles program to its educational offerings in the fall.
Gwinnett County Public Schools’ accrediting agency has received several complaints about the county’s Board of Education, and at least one topic the agency is concerned about is an issue critics of the district have been raising for years, according to a copy of a letter sent to GCPS Superin…
As he went through his final months as a high-school student, Joe Shealy accomplished something few of his peers could ever hope to match.
Gwinnett County Board of Education Chairman Everton Blair pushed back against opponents of teaching Critical Race Theory in schools in a statement published on Facebook early Friday morning, saying the opponents were missing its point.
Gwinnett County commissioners have signed off on the construction of a roundabout that will be built near the new Seckinger High School in the Hamilton Mill area.
Gwinnett County school board members have received information on the 27 people who applied to be the district's next superintendent, but is not clear yet when they expect to begin interviewing candidates or get down to a finalist or group of finalists.
ATLANTA — The state Board of Education voted Thursday to essentially endorse Gov. Brian Kemp’s opposition to teaching “critical race theory” in Georgia schools, despite criticism it would muzzle open discussion of America’s history of racism.
Alicia Teague, an ESOL teacher at Starling Elementary School, has been named a 2021 Exemplary ESOL Teacher by the Georgia Department of Education.
Gwinnett County Public Schools marked the end of the school year by thanking the transportation professionals who make sure more than 130,000 GCPS students are transported safely to and from school.
Gwinnett County Public Schools announced it will no longer require people wear face masks in its facilities, in light of a recent order by Gov. Brian Kemp, but the district is pleading with visitors to continue wearing them for the time being.
Gwinnett County Public Schools is facing a review from its accrediting agency a year earlier than scheduled because of complaints that have been filed against the district.
The effort to convince Georgia's education leaders to begin incorporating more Asian-American and Pacific Islander history in school curriculums has picked up a new ally on the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners.
Chattahoochee Elementary School held a party and parade on Friday to honor Principal Jeff Lee, who is retiring at the end of this summer.
Officials from the city of Duluth, Gwinnett County government and the Gwinnett County Public Library system gathered in downtown Duluth on Tuesday for a ribbon cutting for the city's new library branch.
Although Pete Pelfrey and Mishi Lee pursued decidedly different disciplines during their years on the Atlanta campus of the Savannah College of Art and Design, both students have some interesting connections, most notably their outstanding academic achievements.
ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp signed an executive order Friday prohibiting schools from requiring students or employees to wear masks.
ATLANTA - Gov. Brian Kemp says he will be signing an executive order restricting Georgia public schools from requiring any students, teachers, and staff members to wear masks.
Each of the 172 seniors at Greater Atlanta Christian decorated their cars and drove through the campus to the cheers of pre-K through 12th-grade faculty and staff cheers. Personalized photo signs for each senior marked the path.
The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education granted initial accreditation to Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program following its spring 2021 meeting.
Wednesday was the last day of school for Gwinnett County Public Schools, including for the students of Parsons Elementary School in Suwanee.
The ArtsBridge Foundation recently announced the 2021 Shuler Awards winners, and Duluth High School was honored for best showstopper.
Since speed-monitoring cameras were erected at three area schools, incidents of speeding have decreased drastically there, Snellville Police Department officials told the Snellville City Council during Monday’s meeting.
It is a group that has spent the past two years making its way through high school during a pandemic. But despite the unexpected and ever-changing events it faced, the Class of 2021 has persevered.
As the 2020–21 school year ends, 450 veteran educators and support staff members will mark their retirement from Gwinnett County Public Schools, district officials said.
ATLANTA — An approach to teaching that emphasizes the existence of systemic racism in the United States that has caught the attention of the Biden administration is coming under attack in Georgia and other Republican-led states.
The Gwinnett County Board of Education approved several principal appointments, and one district-level appointment, at its meeting Thursday night.
GSMST student Sierra Frisbee received a $40,000 scholarship from Amazon — as well as a guaranteed internship after her freshman year of college — so she can pursue an undergraduate degree in computer science.
A student at the Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology is getting some help to pay for some of their education.
Eligible Gwinnett County Public Schools students and their families will soon have the opportunity to sign up for and receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine thanks to a collaboration with Walmart, the Atlanta Gladiators and the Gladiators foundation.
For Greater Atlanta Christian senior Ashley Gray, it’s not an exaggeration to say that this about her future — the sky’s the limit.
Merging their faith with their passion for medicine and education, Gwinnett County philanthropists Clyde and Sandra Strickland recently established an endowed doctoral scholarship fund at PCOM Georgia.
It’s likely few people have gotten as much from their high school experience as Buford High School’s Snell twins — Callie and Caroline.
Seven students in this year’s graduating class from Gwinnett County Public Schools have been offered prestigious appointments to the nation’s military service academies.
I admit, I’ve never paid attention to Gwinnett County school board meetings. As a parent with 18 years in the school system, Gwinnett County Public Schools has exceeded my expectations.
Local elected leaders had a simple request Friday night: include discussions on the contributions of Asian-Americans in U.S. history courses in Georgia schools.
GGC held in-person commencement ceremonies for its Class of 2021 at the Infinite Energy Arena on Thursday, and an in-person ceremony for the Class of 2020 on Thursday night.